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BOHICA06 Donating Member (886 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Sep-09-04 09:29 AM
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5. What's Official????
Have the FEC appoint an Official Guru to review the official documentation?

It's Free Speech .... if its actionable, take it to the courts, but please don't have the government be the arbiters of truth.
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  -527s should be required to show documents/data supporting their charges. blm  Sep-09-04 09:11 AM   #0 
  - And who are you going to put  BOHICA04   Sep-09-04 09:13 AM   #1 
  - The ad sellers. They should require OFFICIAL documents to back up charges.  blm   Sep-09-04 09:21 AM   #2 
     - What's Official????  BOHICA04   Sep-09-04 09:29 AM   #5 
     - The Ad Seller? Really?  HFishbine   Sep-09-04 09:37 AM   #8 
        - If they accept an ad with no documentation then they bear a legal burden.  blm   Sep-09-04 09:39 AM   #10 
           - So I guess your answer is  HFishbine   Sep-09-04 10:11 AM   #12 
              - Yep. Product ads are liable for false claims.  blm   Sep-09-04 10:48 AM   #13 
                 - How can an ad be liable? (eom)  HFishbine   Sep-09-04 05:15 PM   #14 
  - The SBVs have affidavits out the wazzoo - what good does that do?  mbali   Sep-09-04 09:23 AM   #3 
  - The SBV had ZERO official documents.  blm   Sep-09-04 09:27 AM   #4 
     - Many valid accusations are not backed up by "official" documents  mbali   Sep-09-04 09:53 AM   #11 
  - Changing the law to make it easier to sue for defamation in political  snippy   Sep-09-04 09:33 AM   #6 
  - I think thats the responsiblity of the news media  I_like_chicken   Sep-09-04 09:35 AM   #7 
     - Exactly  HFishbine   Sep-09-04 09:38 AM   #9 

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